The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 30 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 1 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.57% 0.79% 3.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.00% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 12
Average salary - £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +2.38%
Disaster Recovery
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
147 200 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 84.00% 78.74% 89.22%
Number of salaries quoted 101 133 227
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Chester region.

Disaster Recovery Salary Trend in Chester

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Disaster Recovery.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (66.67%) OLTP
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (66.67%) Big Data
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (50.00%) Vertica
3 3 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (50.00%) Replication
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) VLDB
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) NAS
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) DB2
4 1 (16.67%) SAP

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Disaster Recovery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) OLTP
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (66.67%) Big Data
3 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (50.00%) VLDB
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (16.67%) DB2
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Server Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Senior SAP Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Vertica
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SAP